We're hiring a Flood modeller to lead research and development for our view of property-level flood risk as we expand into new territories

Our Flood modeller will:

  • Be the principal expert for flood hazard research and modelling at FloodFlash.
  • Lead development of a US property-level risk pricing methodology for launch in Q2 2022.
  • Work with industry partners, establish the market validity of our modelling approaches for underwriting parametric flood insurance
  • Lead research projects to develop new datasets and methodologies that address local-scale uncertainties in flood hazard modelling.
  • Represent FloodFlash externally in our capacity as leading practitioners in flood risk modelling for parametric insurance, at events and conferences, as well as in written publications and other media.
  • Support the CSO in promoting research best practices and skills development within the analytics function, and more broadly, at FloodFlash.

The starting salary range for this role is £50,000 to £90,000, plus company equity (shares).

Here’s what you can expect as part of your package when you join FloodFlash

  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company share options
  • Enrolment onto our pension scheme from your first day
  • Office refreshments & snacks, Thursday lunches and team celebrations throughout the year
  • The option to use our cycle-to-work salary sacrifice scheme

We provide our team with benefits that reflect how much we value them. So we

  • are dedicated to continual learning and offer
    • an annual professional development budget
    • dedicated time for study
    • peer-to-peer learning opportunities
  • offer a flexible, hybrid style of working, and support you to enable your best working environment. You can choose to work from
    • the FloodFlash office in London
    • home/remotely with a home-working budget of £500 for equipment
  • add you to our group life insurance policy at 4x your salary from day one
  • sign you up to our health and wellbeing resources including SmartHealth on-demand GP, mental health support service and memberships to Calm and Fiit apps

Today there are 23 of us. In the next six months we’ll be 50+, across two continents. We are a passionate team with a range of backgrounds and skills. What we have in common is our shared values, and that together we plan to solve a problem that devastates millions of lives around the world.